Love is all around at a Wet, Wet, Wet Butts Park Arena

Love is all around me and so the feeling grows It’s written on the wind, it’s everywhere I go So if you really love me, come on and let it show You know I love you I always will My mind’s made up by the way that I feel There’s no beginning, there’ll be no…

Man of the Match v Esher

Another home game, another Man of the Match poll. Will those who vote agree with the sponsors or will they see things differently, as is often the case? If you were at the Esher game and would like to take part, all you need to do is click on the circle next to the player…

Training ground update #13 – Brothers In Arms

I’ve witnessed your suffering As the battle raged higher. And though they did hurt me so bad In my fear and alarm You did not desert me My brothers in arms. Dire Straights – Brothers In Arms I’d gone to training last night not really knowing what to expect. For the first time in almost…

Anticipation has a habit to set you up…

Anticipation has a habit to set you up For disappointment in evening entertainment but Tonight there’ll be some love Tonight there’ll be a ruckus yeah regardless of what’s gone before I want to see all of the things that we’ve already seen Artic Monkeys  – A View From The Afternoon West Brom won on Saturday…

A black day at Blackheath – the reprise

Well I’m standing by a river But the water doesn’t flow It boils with every poison you can think of And I’m underneath the streetlights But the light of joy I know Scared beyond belief way down in the shadows Chris Rea The Road to Hell Well, that didn’t quite work out as expected, did…

Look out world take a good look (at) what comes down here…

Look out world take a good look What comes down here You must learn this lesson fast And learn it well This ain’t no upwardly mobile freeway Oh no, this is the road to Hell Chris Rea – Road To Hell Okay, maybe not quite the road to hell, but Blackheath need to take a…

Man of the Match result v OAs…Cov Squad 2018/19…Jack Preece

The results of the Man of the Match award for Saturday’s game are interesting in that all the top three places went to the back row: Brett Daynes – 28% Olly Povoas – 22% Latu Makaafi – 18% On the morning of the game I did write that: Brett Daynes, alongside Olly Povoas and Latu…

Rowland, the butcher of Coventry…

A fine butcher’s he is too, although he might be well past his sell-by date now. Based on Spon Street, I happen to walk past his shop most Saturday’s and always have a gander, provided they’re in season of course. It’s clearly one of the best purveyors of fresh meat in the whole of Coventry…